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Tracking nokia 5800 guide

In 1990, Microsoft introduced its office suite, Microsoft Office . The software bundled separate office productivity applications, such as Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel . [15] :301 On May 22 Microsoft launched Windows 3.0 with a streamlined user interface graphics and improved protected mode capability for the Intel 386 processor. [31] Both Office and Windows became dominant in their respective areas. [32] [33] Novell , a Word competitor from 1984–1986, filed a lawsuit years later claiming that Microsoft left part of its APIs undocumented in order to gain a competitive advantage. [34]

On February 4, 2014, Steve Ballmer stepped down as CEO of Microsoft and was succeeded by Satya Nadella , who previously led Microsoft's Cloud and Enterprise division. [84] On the same day, John W. Thompson took on the role of chairman, with Bill Gates stepping down from the position, while continuing to participate as a technology advisor. [85]

On April 25, 2014, Microsoft acquired Nokia Devices and Services for $7.2 billion. [86] The new subsidiary was renamed Microsoft Mobile Oy. [87] In May 2016, the company announced it will lay off 1,850 workers, taking an impairment and restructuring charge of $950 million. During the previous summer of 2015 the company wrote down $7.6 billion related to its mobile-phone business and fired 7,800 employees from those operations. [88]